Wednesday, 20th October 2021
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Plateau State

12 Oct
Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong has sworn in the 17 local government chairmen and 325 councilliors who were elected on Saturday.
9 Sep
Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, has further relaxed the 6:00p.m. to 6:00a.m. curfew earlier imposed on Jos North Council. This followed the relaxation of the 24-hour curfew on the heels of the attacks on Yelwa Zangam community...
29 Aug
The Police Command in Plateau has described as fake speculations that unidentified persons have killed 230 Igbos in Jos.
29 Aug
The Police Command in Plateau has foiled a kidnap attempt and neutralised one member of the kidnap gang at Rantya community of Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau.
26 Aug
Hours after President Muhammadu Buhari met behind closed doors with Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State in the Presidential Villa, Abuja, some gunmen, on Tuesday night, turned the state to a theatre of war, as they attacked Yelwan Zangam community...
16 Aug
Few hours after imposing a dusk-to-dawn curfew on three Local Government Areas of Jos North, Jos South and Bassa in Plateau State, Governor Simon Lalong yesterday declared a 24-hour curfew in Jos North to contain...
14 Aug
Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau, has condenmed Saturday’s attacks on commuters around Rukuba Road in Jos North Local Government Area, where some persons were reportedly killed. The governor condemned the attacks in a statement by his Director of Press and Public Affairs,  Dr Makut Macham in Jos. He said the attacks on innocent citizens no…
13 Aug
Conference of Autochthonous Ethnic Nationalities Community Development Association has vowed to defend its peoples against marauding killer herdsmen. The group stated, yesterday, that since government’s security operatives were not doing their job of protecting lives and property, the people would start to defend themselves. It stated: “As from today, we are going to protect ourselves…
1 Aug
Residents of Nche-Tahu community in Bassa Local Council of Plateau State were, on Friday, thrown into mourning, following gunmen’s attack, which left three persons dead.
28 Jul
Plateau State Government has disclosed that 22 people have died out of the 1,244 confirmed cholera cases in the state.
26 Jul
Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong has rewarded contingents with cash for making the state proud at the recently concluded Edo 2020 National Sports Festival in Benin City.
16 Jun
The Assistant Stadium Sports General Manager at the Rwang Pam Township Stadium, Isa Garba was yesterday afternoon shot dead in his office at the Rwang Pam Township Stadium in Jos.


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